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DIMEV 4841
Simnel horns / Bear none thorns
A tag — one couplet
Subjects: children’s rhymes; comic verse; doggerel
Versification: — two-line — aa



Manuscript Witnesses:
1.Source: Cambridge UK, Trinity College O.2.5 (1109), f. 419
Transcription:
Simenel hornes
ber none þornes
Editions:
James, Montague Rhodes. Catalogue of the Western Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge. 4 vols. Cambridge: at the UP, 1900-1904: 3.91.
Wilson, Richard Middlewood. The Lost Literature of Medieval England. London: Methuen, 1952: 182.
Everett, Dorothy. “Review of R. M. Wilson,” The Lost Literature of Medieval England. Medium Ævum 22 (1953): 31-4: 34.